It's common knowledge that the tech industry has a diversity problem. Employee demographics clearly show a dearth of women and untapped minorities in the leading technology firms. Then when black and Latinx founders do decide to start businesses of their own they often struggle to raise capital. Research by the # ProjectDiane, for example, reveals African-American female founders raised a mere 0.2 percent of venture funding from 2012-2014.
With that being said, there are many young and talented innovators and entrepreneurs of color making waves. Last month a handful of these trailblazers...
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